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Back Room: Resentment simmers as politicians take off

Joy in the Backroom at the end of the Dáil session last week and the Seanad on Wednesday was seasoned with unctuous hypocrisy in wishing the ruling class bon voyage.

27th July, 2013

Joy in the Backroom at the end of the Dáil session last week and the Seanad on Wednesday was seasoned with unctuous hypocrisy in wishing the ruling class bon voyage on their holidays.

In the salt mines of Leinster House the curmudgery festering since Christmas has been exceptional. The turkey sandwiches were hardly finished when assorted speeches on abortion were demanded from us for the health committee hearings on January 8.

Between abortion, the...

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